Wednesday’s Hero

Aviation Ordnanceman 2nd Class (SEAL) Marc A. Lee 28 years old from Hood River, Oregon Navy SEAL August 2, 2006"Marc was amazing. He was my best friend, my love," his widow, Maya, said.Petty Officer Marc A. Lee joined the Navy in 2001 and became an AO after completing Naval Air Technical Training. Later that year he attempted to complete the ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Cpl. Lance M. Thompson 21 years old from Upland, Indiana 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force November 15, 2004The father of Cpl. Lance Thompson said his son would be proud knowing he fought and died to help Iraqis vote in an election.Cpl. Lance Thompson died in during fighting in Ramadi by a truck ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Hero Was Suggested By Mary AnnSpc. Jeffrey Jamaleldine Company C, 1st Battalion, 77th Armor "How can I say to my sons, stand up for something, fight for what you think is right, if I don't do anything myself?"The Jeffrey Jamaleldine that you speak to today is a complete 180 from the Jeffrey Jamaleldine that you would have spoke to in the ...continue reading

Wednesdays Hero

Sgt. Antwan L. Walker 22 years old from Tampa, Florida 2nd Forward Support Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division May 18, 2005 Sgt. Antwan Walker was excited about coming home from Iraq to celebrate his 23rd birthday with his family and friends. His mother, Andrea Pringle, was busy planning the party when an Army official unexpectedly came to her house.She ...continue reading